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The Perfect Peaceful Getaway Surrounded by Breathtaking Beauty

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Last updated: 04/11/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
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  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Hope house description

The House in Hope is located on 10 acres and walking distance from historical downtown Hope. Surrounded by beautiful mountain views and views of the Turnagain Inlet, you are in a quiet peaceful paradise. The house has two full bedrooms and bathrooms. The master bedroom has a private deck where morning coffee can be enjoyed and the master bath has a jacuzzi tub and state of the art steam shower. The second bedroom located on the main floor is spacious and has a full bath directly across the hall. The loft has a living area which also has a queen size sofa bed. A fully equipped state of the art kitchen with all modern conveniences are at your disposal. Barbecue grill is available for use on back deck. Fire pit is fun for grilling and gathering around during the relaxing afternoons. Hot tub is located on the back deck and available for a relaxing soak under the beautiful northern skies. An area for computer and internet connection is located in the loft to keep you connected if you choose.
The house is walking distance to downtown that comes to life with it's live weekend music from the local bar. The historical Hope museum is waiting for you to explore it's remnants from the gold rush area. Trails are available all around this area waiting for you to explore.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 Years Old...moreless

  • Children Welcome

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • Master bathroom: toilet, tub, shower

    Master bath has a steam room/shower and an extra large tub...moreless

Other Amenities

  • The House in Hope is waiting for you. Six mile creek river rafting is right down the roads. Local hikes and guides are available in town. Hope is a great location from which to base you Alaska stay. Please discuss this when booking....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Library
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Gold rush buildings still charm downtown Hope. The log social hall built in 1902 still serves as the gathering place for community meetings, weddings, dances, and other events. ...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Surrounded by breath-taking mountains from the Chugagh and Alaska Range ...moreless

  • Ski-Out:

    Cross country ski trails throughout the area...moreless

  • Village:

    'Hope City' was a gold mining camp for Resurrection Creek, established in 1896....moreless

  • Water View:

    Watch the sunset over Cook Inlet/Turnagain Arm from the porch swing...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Ski Privileges Optional
  • Snowboarding
  • Whitewater Rafting


  • Dining:

    Dining table extends to fit 8-10 people with additional folding chairs available...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wood Stove


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped for 8...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa



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My Standard Rate
4 night min stay

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  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Cleaning Fee $150 + tax
  • Tax Rate 3%

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Last updated: 04/11/2015
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87 Miles
Nearest Airport
Ted Stevens Anchorage Airport
0.3 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Seaview Bar
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Discovery Cafe
25 Miles
Nearest Ski
Alyeska Ski Resort Girdwood
0.3 Miles
Nearest Beach
Cook Inlet

Car: Necessary

Pick up service available from airport for fee...

Whether your interests are in history, photography, salmon fishing, hiking or just sight-seeing, the historic town of Hope has something for everyone. You can cast a fishing line for pink salmon within walking distance of the house. For more serious fisherman, fishing excursion are available for halibut and other species of salmon. Famous local miner 'Peck' can show you how to pan for gold! Bring a camera. The Chugach Mountains and Turnagain Arm tidal flats boast eagles, moose, bears, mountain goats, and berries.


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2003

About: I have lived in Alaska over 15 years and continue to explore the Alaska wilderness by foot and by canoe. I am an avid gardener and I love to work in my greenhouse growing new and different types of vegetables.

Why Hope:
I designed this house to be a welcome gathering place for friends, so I hope you will find it as peaceful and comfortable as I do.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Hope is an unbelievably beautiful place with all the history and wildlife to make it the quintessential Alaskan town.

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Speaks: english



  • The House in Hope

    The House in Hope

  • Hall to living area

    Hall to living area

  • dining area

    dining area

  • living area

    living area

  • sun room

    sun room

  • downstairs second bedroom plenty of closet space

    downstairs second bedroom plenty of closet space

  • living area from loft view

    living area from loft view

  • private deck outside master bedroom

    private deck outside master bedroom

  • master bath

    master bath

  • jacuzzi tub master bath

    jacuzzi tub master bath

  • plenty of light in loft area with sofa sleeper

    plenty of light in loft area with sofa sleeper

  • view of mountains

    view of mountains

  • Entryway


  • Fully equipped kitchen

    Fully equipped kitchen

  • open combined kitchen and dining area

    open combined kitchen and dining area

  • fireplace for cool nights

    fireplace for cool nights

  • second bedroom downstairs

    second bedroom downstairs

  • full bath downstairs

    full bath downstairs

  • master bedroom

    master bedroom

  • reading chair in master bedroom

    reading chair in master bedroom

  • steam room/shower master bath

    steam room/shower master bath

  • loft tv area

    loft tv area

  • porch swing

    porch swing

VRBO #568090

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Date last modified - Saturday, April 18, 2015

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Minimum stay: 4 nights
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